Event Information

NetworkPeninsula / 5K on the Runway
Runners, prepare for take-off! Join the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) on Saturday, September 12 for their 2nd Annual 5K On The Runway. This race is a unique opportunity to see the airport like you’ve never seen it before; race on airport taxiways and runways for a one-of-a-kind experience.
The race begins at 8 a.m. Runners and walkers of all ages are invited to participate and strollers are permitted. The race is limited to 800 runners and the inaugural event sold out, so be sure to register early. For information on the race and to register, visit the event website.
This year’s charitable partner is the Youth Volunteer Corps of Hampton Roads (YVCHR). Their mission is to create and increase volunteer opportunities to enrich youth, address community needs and develop a lifetime commitment to service, through projects that both directly and indirectly impact diverse populations across our community. Since 2009, YVCHR has connected over 2,300 youth to service opportunities, for a combined total of over 63,000 hours of service (and counting!) to the community. To learn more, click here.